Harvard Crimson vs Fordham Rams Betting Matchup Report
Fordham Rams vs Harvard Crimson Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Fordham when they take on the Harvard Crimson on Saturday in college hoops betting action.
Supporters of the Rams have watched them go 1-5 and 2-4 ATS on the year, while the Crimson are at 2-3 and 2-2 ATS. In totals betting, the Crimson are 2-1, while the Rams have a 1-1 mark.
The visitors opened as 17-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 147 (Crimson) and the No. 339 (Rams) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 72-57 result in favor of the Crimson has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Harvard's No. 224-rated squad against Fordham's No. 325-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Harvard rates No. 154 in the country with 6.4 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 162 nationally with 6.3 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Fordham owns the country's No. 282-rated mark, allowing 78.5 points per game on the highway. Harvard, on the other hand, rates No. 144 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Fordham, they were a 65-58 loser as they battled Manhattan at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point underdog. Fordham got 18 points from Ryan Canty but lost anyway, 65-58, to Manhattan on Thursday at Rose Hill Gym.
In their last action, Harvard was an 85-78 loser at home against Vermont. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites. Wesley Saunders scored 21 points in a futile effort to lead the Crimson to a win (they lost 85-78 to Vermont at Lavietes Pavilion on Tuesday).
Fordham Rams Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Lehigh are 1-1
After playing Manhattan are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
Harvard Crimson Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Boston College are 5-1
After playing Vermont are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2
A few Rams at Crimson trends to consider:
Fordham is 1-12 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Harvard is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games at home
Harvard is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games
Harvard is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Fordham at Lehigh, Tuesday, December 4
Harvard at Boston College, Tuesday, December 4